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Traité de la culture du nopal, et de l'éducation de la cochenille dans les colonies françaises de l'Amérique; précédé d'un Voyage a Guaxaca,

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Traité de la culture du nopal, et de l'éducation de la cochenille dans les colonies françaises de l'Amérique; précédé d'un Voyage a Guaxaca,


Published 1787
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Copy 1 of 2 versions.
2 v. :|bcol. ill. ;|c22 cm. (8vo)
"Voyage a Guaxaca": v. 1, p. [1]-261, 2nd count; v. 2, p. [2-3], 94, 3rd and 4th counts

"Liste de MM. les souscripteurs à l'ouvrage de feu M. Thiery de Menonville, botaniste bréveté du Roi à Saint-Domingue", v. 1, p. [ix]-xiv, includes subscribers exclusively in Saint-Domingue

"Eloge de M. Thiery de Menonville, prononcé par M. Arthaud": v. 1, p. [xcix]-cxviii

"Traité de la culture du nopal et de l'éducation de la cochenille dans les colonies françaises de l'Amérique"; v. 2, p. [3-4], 264-436, 1st and 2nd counts

Pagination: v. 1:cxliv, 261, [1] p.; v. 2: [5], 264-439, [3], 94, [4] p., [2] folded leaves of plates

Signatures: v. 1: a-i A-Q R1-3; v. 2: chi² R4-8 S-2D 2E (2E4 verso blank); pi² (-pi2) A-F (-F8) (F3 missigned C3, F4 missigned E4) G² (G2 verso blank)

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Bissainthe, M. Dict. de bib. haïtienne

Palau y Dulcet (2. ed.)

Brown, J.C. Cat., 1493-1800

John Carter Brown Library copy 1 bound into 2 volumes with binder's titles: I: Voyage a Guaxaca and II: De la culture de nopal; wanting "Table des matieres", p. [437]-439, [1], 2nd-3rd counts, and "Avis au relieur", binder's instructions, p. [3], 5th count; copy 2, v. 1 wanting half-title leaf, and v. 2 has half-title and title page leaves misbound after p. [1], 3rd count

John Carter Brown Library copy 1 has 2 hand-colored, folded plates bound after v. 2, p., [4], 5th count, and plate no. [1] is trimmed at foot, affecting text in caption; copy 2, v. 2 has 1 hand-colored, folded plate bound after p. [3], 3rd count, and other after p. 4, 4th count

John Carter Brown Library copy 2 bound in contemporary full treed calf

Provenance of the John Carter Brown Library copy 2: Westdean Library [Westdean, East Sussex, England?]: book label on front pastedown


Volume v.1
Publisher Au Cap-Français [Cap-Haïtien, Haiti] : Chez la veuve Herbault, libraire de Monseigneur le Général, & du Cercle des Philadelphes. À Paris, chez Delalain, le jeune, libraire, rue St. Jacques. & À Bordeaux, chez Bergeret, libraire, rue de la Chapelle St. Jean
Year 1787
Pages 420
Language French
Call number b40430091
Digitizing sponsor John Carter Brown Library
Book contributor John Carter Brown Library
Collection jcbhaiti; JohnCarterBrownLibrary; americana

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